According to multiple sources report that the husband of late popular Nigerian gospel singer, Osinachi Nwachukwu, has been arrested by the FCT police command.
Mr Nwachukwu was arrested by men of the Lugbe police division today April 10 after the brother of the late singer reported a case of suspected homicide to the police.
This comes amidst reports he has over the years subjected late Osinachi to severe beatings. According a police source said Mr. Peter was arrested on Sunday afternoon.
The source told PUNCH: “A young man who claimed to be a relative of the late woman came to report the matter at the station and the police went to arrest him at his residence.”
Confirming the reports, The FCT Police Public Relations Officer, Josephine Adeh, on her part said the suspect is now in police custody.
She said, “He is now in our custody. The younger brother of the deceased reported the matter and we have commenced investigation.”
The Dunamis church lawyer, Felix Tyokase, said the church’s General Overseer, Paul Enenche, just returned from a crusade in Cameroon and had not been briefed on the matter.
“And we have yet to receive any information from the hospital as to the cause of her death,” he added.
Unconfirmed reports claimed that late Sister Osinachi Nwachukwu was placed on life support after her husband kicked her on her chest during a recent attack on her. She sadly died on Friday, April 8 at age 42.